Bloodstock
BREEDING INSIGHTS: French delight at big race double
Leo Powell
Leo Powell takes a close look at both sides of Riviere D'Etel's family
27 December 2019 Bloodstock Sales
SALES REVIEW 2019 NH: Middle NH market remains robust
Ryan McElligott looks over trade in the National Hunt market
20 December 2019 Pedigree analysis
BREEDING INSIGHTS: Martaline's influence still being felt
Leo Powell looks at the pedigree of recent Cheltenham Grade 3 winner Warthog
NEWS: Sales and bloodstock news from the November 30th edition
Death of a prominent stallion, Godolphin selling at Ascot, wildcards at Arqana, new stallions at Irish studs, and an Irish-sourced Triple Crown winner in Eastern Europe
29 November 2019 Latest News
TATTERSALLS IRELAND DERBY SALE: €220,000 Martaline son heads O'Leary's seven
Ronnie Leary bought the Derby Sale-topper, a son of leading French sire Martaline, but there was a 'pinhook for the ages' when a €1,800 foal-bought filly sold for €125,000
27 June 2019 Bloodstock Sales
DERBY SALE: Al Namix son heads 13 six-figure lots on Wednesday
The aggregate and clearance rate showed a marginal increase on 2018's figures although both the average and median dropped
26 June 2019 Bloodstock Sales
SALES: Standout lots at Fairyhouse
Ryan McElligott picks out some interesting lots at the Tattersalls Ireland February NH Sale
2 February 2018 Bloodstock Sales
Another Dream result for Martaline
Martaline is the leading jumps' sire in France and he sired his eighth Grade 1 winner at the weekend, reports Leo Powell
12 January 2018 Pedigree analysis
TATTERSALLS NH SALE: Martaline offspring top yearling trade
The elite jumping sire Martaline was responsible for the the highest priced and second highest priced yearling
17 November 2017 Bloodstock Sales
They start them young in France
A recent listed hurdle win for three-year-old Malaya is another feather in the cap of her sire Martaline, writes Leo Powell
News briefs from home and abroad
Leo Powell gathers news from Ireland, England and France, and how to watch the Melbourne Cup on your mobile
28 October 2016 Latest News
SIEGLINDE MCGEE: Agrapart adds to Martaline's tally
Surprise Grade 3 Betfair Hurdle winner Agrapart is another blacktype scorer for the excellent French stallion Martaline and he comes from a family that is no stranger to producing talented horses
19 February 2016 Pedigree analysis